Category Archive: 2017 Collaborations

Reading Hospital/Tower Health

Reading Hospital/Tower Health  includes Reading Hospital, a 647-bed acute care hospital located in West Reading, Pennsylvania, and Reading Health Rehabilitation Hospital, a facility in Spring Township, featuring a 50-bed skilled nursing unit and a 62-bed inpatient rehabilitation unit. The health system also provide office-based primary and specialty care through Reading Health Physician Network, in-home nursing care through Reading Health Home Care, and retirement living through The Highlands at Wyomissing. An extensive network of outpatient services are provided through offices and QuickCare walk-in centers throughout the region. In addition to offering state-of-the-art care, the health system has created an environment that […]

Greater Baltimore Medical Center

GBMC HealthCare includes Greater Baltimore Medical Center, a 245-inpatient bed acute care not-for-profit hospital which opened in 1965; Greater Baltimore Medical Associates, a group of more than 40 multi-specialty physician practices on the hospital’s Towson campus and in off-campus locations across the region; Greater Baltimore Health Alliance, a network of employed and community-based clinician partners working collaboratively to provide better health and better care at a lower cost, Gilchrist Hospice Care, Maryland’s largest hospice organization offering in-home care, a 34-bed inpatient center on the GBMC Towson campus and a 10-bed inpatient center in Howard County; Gilchrist Center Baltimore – Joseph […]

Anne Arundel Health System

Anne Arundel Medical Center (AAMC), a regional health system headquartered in Annapolis, Md., serves an area of more than one million people. Founded in 1902, AAMC includes a 385-bed not-for-profit hospital, a medical group, imaging services, a substance use treatment center, and other health enterprises. In addition to a 57-acre Annapolis campus, AAMC has outpatient pavilions in Bowie, Kent Island, Odenton and Waugh Chapel. Clinical Research at Anne Arundel Medical Center starts with the dedicated physicians, nurses, and other medical professionals whose interests include the advancement of medical science. It comes together with the support of our team of professional […]

Peninsula Regional Medical Center

Peninsula Regional Medical Center (PRMC) in Salisbury, Maryland offers the widest array of specialty and subspecialty services on the Delmarva Peninsula. At 275 acute care beds, PRMC is the region’s largest, most advanced tertiary care facility, and has been meeting the healthcare needs of Delmarva Peninsula residents since 1897. Its 3,300 physicians, staff and volunteers provide safe, compassionate and affordable care designed to exceed the expectations of the nearly 500,000 patients who rely on the Medical Center team each year for inpatient, outpatient, diagnostic, subacute and emergency/trauma services. It is the region’s oldest healthcare institution with the most experienced team […]

Inova Health System

The addition of Inova Health System of Northern Virginia and its five major hospitals provides yet another strength to the Johns Hopkins Clinical Research Network in terms of established research programs, patient population and specialty collaborations, especially in the area of pediatrics, neurosciences, cardiovascular, oncology and genomics medicine. Dr. John E. Niederhuber, Inova’s EVP and CEO of the Inova Translational Medicine Institute and Professor of Oncology and Surgery at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, is co-director of the Johns Hopkins Clinical Research Network and sits on the Executive Committee of the JHCRN. Dr. Niederhuber was formerly Director of […]

For Sponsors

The Johns Hopkins Clinical Research Network offers industry a unique opportunity to conduct clinical research studies in the Mid Atlantic U.S. region. The following Frequently Asked Questions are intended to provide information for sponsors. 1. What is the Johns Hopkins Clinical Research Network (JHCRN)? The Johns Hopkins Clinical Research Network is a regional translational research organization linking a preeminent academic medical center with a diverse network of community-based health care delivery systems. We collaborate with both the private and public sector to more rapidly and cost effectively expedite scientific discovery through clinical trials and comparative effectiveness research to improve the […]

Behavioral, Social and Systems Science

The Behavioral, Social, and Systems Science community is lead by co-leaders Felicia Hill-Briggs and Jill Marsteller. The Behavioral, Social, and Systems Science (BSSS) community is designed to create an academic home and collaborative community for diverse scientists from across Johns Hopkins University who are conducting research in the areas of health and behavior, biopsychosocial interactions, social and cultural factors in health, health systems and health services, health IT, and methodologies. The BSSS Community serves as a catalyst to stimulate highly innovative researchers and research programs that expand the translation and dissemination of this research, and facilitate new methodologies for solving […]

Edward (Ed) Fuchs

Mr. Fuchs is the Associate Director of the Drug Development Unit in the Division of Clinical Pharmacology at Johns Hopkins University. He holds a research associate appointment in the Department of Medicine in the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine and in the Department of Epidemiology in the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health. He has over 25 years of clinical research experience, primarily in HIV disease going back to 1984. His primary research interest is in pilot studies of prevention of HIV transmission, where he has served as either principal investigator or sub-investigator of both federally and privately supported […]


Six candidates from Sun Yat-sen University (SYSU) are chosen to participate in the “Train the Trainers” program for a duration of two weeks to a month every year. The “Train the Trainers” program is designed to immerse the selected participants in the fundamentals of clinical investigation and research coordination respectively at Johns Hopkins, while also preparing them to act as instructors for the parallel onsite courses in SYSU. 2013 Train the Trainers Clinical Investigators: Jing Gu, Associate Professor, Department of Medical Statistics and Epidemiology, School of Public Health, SYSU Wenhan Yang, Lecturer, Department of Medical Statistics and Epidemiology, School of […]

Gerald (Gerry) Moose Stacy

Gerald (Gerry) Moose Stacy is the Administrative Director of the Johns Hopkins Institute for Clinical and Translational Research (ICTR), an NIH-funded multidisciplinary institute dedicated to creating new models for conducting clinical and translational research by addressing critical obstacles that impede the progress of basic science discoveries to the clinic, clinical discoveries into the community and results back to the research community. The ICTR provides training, career development,. coordinated consultative services and infrastructure in support of NIH-funded translational investigators throughout the Johns Hopkins University. Mr. Stacy has over a decade of experience managing large sponsored projects and clinical research. He has […]

Our Team

Project Leadership Daniel Ford, MD, MPH External Advisor, JHU-SYSU Collaboration Professor of Medicine Vice Dean for Clinical Investigation Director of the Institute for Clinical and Translational Research The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine Core Faculty, Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology and Clinical Research The Johns Hopkins University Adrian Dobs, MD, MHS Director, JHU-SYSU Collaboration Professor of Medicine and Oncology Director of the Johns Hopkins Clinical Research Network The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine Sanford Wu, MIA Co-Director, JHU-SYSU Collaboration Managing Director, Global Services Johns Hopkins Medicine International David Friedman, MD, MPH, PhD Co-Director, JHU-SYSU Collaboration Alfred Sommer Professor […]